Sungeun Heo

Freelance Article Writer & Book Writer

Location:Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
2 Skills
Bachelor of Arts, Political Science May 2014
Ohio Northern University, Ada, OH
Concentration: International Relations
Junior Honors in Political Science Bachelor of Arts, Law 2010-2011
SangMyung University, Seoul, South Korea
*** GPA 3.65/4.5

International Student Greeter, Summer/Spring 13-14
International Student Services, Ada, OH
A department of Ohio Northern University which facilitates the transition for international students from their home country to the USA and Ohio Northern University
? Helped new international students coming to Ohio Northern University settle into their new environment
? Encouraged new international students to overcome culture differences and language barrier
? Assisted students in establishing bank accounts and getting student ID cards
? Toured students around campus

Intern, Becky’s Fund, Washington, District of Columbia Spring Semester, 2012-13
A non-profit organization which advocates for domestic violence survivors by educating youth about domestic violence, lobbying governments, providing victims with resources, and raising funds to end domestic violence
? Researched domestic violence as a common phenomenon worldwide
? Advocated for Violence Against Women Act
? Raised funds at various events
? Helped organize fund-raising events
? Updated news stories of Becky’s Fund on social network media on a daily basis
? Learned how to interview victims of domestic violence

Model United Nations Current, 2013-14
? Awarded as a Distinguished Delegation at the 2014 National Model United Nations New York Conference.
? Learned the role of the United Nations in world politics. Practiced through simulation of caucusing, lobbying and formulating policy positions.
? Overcame the fear of public speaking.
? Cooperated with other students who met each other for the first time to work on resolutions. Wrote the following resolutions:
? “Confronting Family Poverty and Social Exclusion”
? “Strengthening Coordination of Humanitarian Assistance and Relief"
? “Millennium Development Goal2 and Increasing Access to Education”
? Wrote position papers:
? “Promoting International Cooperation in Fighting the World Drug Problem”
? “Strengthening Coordination of Humanitarian Assistance and Relief”

Mock Trial Fall Semester, 2013-14
? Played witnesses in mock trials
? Learned how to communicate effectively with others to work as a team
? Overcame the fear of public speaking
? Learned how to analyze a case
? Developed a skill of reasoning

International Law and Organizations Fall Semester, 2012-13
Learned basic concepts and theories of international law and organizations.
? Discussed events and problems in interactions among states and other factors within the global political system.
? Essay “Should North Korea and South Korea be united?”

Data Analysis Spring Semester, 2014
Learned statistical techniques for analyzing social science data. By understanding statistical literacy and when, why, and how statistics are used, practiced interpreting results. For the computation, used software such as SPSS (Statistical Package for the Social Sciences).

Constitutional Law Spring Semester, 2011-12
Learned how the constitutional court operates. Studied some major decisions rendered by the Court.

Asian American Student Union Current, 2013-14
Introduced Korean Culture to community of Ohio Northern University through a performance at Multicultural Fair and Chopsticks Night

Latino/a Student Union Current, 2013-14
Participated as a Secretary. Delivered Latin culture to community of Ohio Northern University through a performance at Multicultural Far and Latin Festival.

World Student Union Current, 2013-14
Communicated with other students with various culture and cooperated to encourage students’ engagement in understanding other cultures.
Skills (2) Rating
Article Writing
Book Writing